Kinosoo Ridge

Then and now: Kinosoo Ridge

Bonnyville and Cold Lake, AB., are almost 800 kilometres from the closest mountain ski resort. That didn’t deter the ski bums at CFB Cold Lake in the late 1970s.

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What’s new at Kinosoo Ridge

The ski hill, located 14 kilometres east of Cold Lake, has come a long way since opening in 1981 and the last five years have been especially transformative.

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A family resort, in every sense of the word

COLD LAKE, AB — Without heading West towards the Rockies, the search for a ski hill in rural Alberta is not for the faint of heart.

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Kinosoo Ridge: a snow resort with heart

EDMONTON, AB — Anyone with money can build a ski hill. They can install lifts, create runs, and fill a lodge with skis, boards, food, and drink. But not everyone can create a sense of community and offer a second home to so many. Jurgen and Val Grau have achieved this monumental feat at Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort and it was our privilege to experience this first hand.

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Getting back in the ski groove at Kinosoo Ridge

It’s been a while since I’ve been on skis. The last time I hit the slopes, the iPhone had yet to be invented. Meanwhile, we’ve been living in a province that enjoys eight, if not nine, months of winter a year, and I’m running out of Friends episodes at an alarming pace.

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